The Resource Scott, Chaucer, and medieval romance : a study in Sir Walter Scott's indebtedness to the literature of the Middle Ages, Jerome Mitchell

Scott, Chaucer, and medieval romance : a study in Sir Walter Scott's indebtedness to the literature of the Middle Ages, Jerome Mitchell

Label
Scott, Chaucer, and medieval romance : a study in Sir Walter Scott's indebtedness to the literature of the Middle Ages
Title
Scott, Chaucer, and medieval romance
Title remainder
a study in Sir Walter Scott's indebtedness to the literature of the Middle Ages
Statement of responsibility
Jerome Mitchell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While the influence of Shakespeare on Sir Walter Scott has long been recognized, the importance of medieval literature in shaping his creative imagination has never before been examined in depth. Jerome Mitchell's new book fills this significant gap through a wide-ranging study of Scott's indebtedness to Chaucer and to medieval romance, especially the Middle English romances, for story-patterns, motifs, character types, style and structure, and detail. Mitchell establishes more completely and accurately than any previous critic the extent of Scott's knowledge of medieval literature. His examina
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
828.709
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR5343.L56
LC item number
M384 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Scott, Chaucer, and medieval romance : a study in Sir Walter Scott's indebtedness to the literature of the Middle Ages, Jerome Mitchell
Publication
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Scott's knowledge of medieval literature -- The narrative poetry -- The early novels, 1814-1816 -- Novels of the broken years, 1817-1819 -- Novels of the high-noon period, 1820-1825 -- Novels of the dark days and servitude, 1826-1832 -- Style and structure in the Waverly novels
Control code
ocn900345243
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (281 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813163840
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1299dds
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.b32972295
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)900345243
  • pebcs0813163846

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